A View from Southern Europe

  • Peter Mayo
Part of the Leaders in Educational Studies book series (LES)


Born in the Mediterranean island of Malta with a population of around 400,000 inhabitants and a land mass of 316 km2 (122 sq mi), I was immersed in a postcolonial situation. I sharpened some of my knowledge of this field when holding a parttime job as correspondent for an Arab financed newspaper. I eventually moved into teaching, taking up a teacher preparation programme on a full-time basis at our only university, the University of Malta which traces its origin to a Jesuit degree granting college set up in 1592.


Civil Society Lifelong Learning Asylum Seeker Adult Education Migration Issue 
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  • Peter Mayo
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  1. 1.University of MaltaAustralia

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